Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Aculus alfalfae

Aculus alfalfae (Roivainen, 1950)

Acari, Eriophyidae

on Medicago

gall

the mites are vagrants at the underside of the leaves and on the stems. At high densities russeting may occur.

hostplants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Medicago sativa.

synonyms

Vasates alfalfae.

references

Farkas (1965a), Roivainen (1950a), Skoracka, Lewandowski & Boczek (2005a).

12/11/2014

Last modified 28.vi.2017